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  • From: January 28, 2016 - March 22, 2016 (Recurring daily)
  • Times: 8am to 5pm
  • Location: Indiana Welcome Center
  • 7770 Corinne Drive
  • Hammond, IN 46323
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone:219-989-7979

The interactive exhibit informs visitors about NASA's missions - past, present and future. The exhibits include artifacts, models and interactive kiosks with storyboards and pictures of NASA's historic missions. Displays also tell the benefits of air travel and how NASA is making it safer; as well as a variety of successful NASA technologies that have been commercialized.

The Inspiring the Future: The Legacy of Exploration features an International Space Station Model and display, the permanent orbiting science institute in space capable of performing ongoing research and a driving force for emerging technologies. A space suit, showcasing the special suits designed for comfort, utility and protection from the harsh environment of space. A brain bites kiosk, an interactive program answering some of the most interesting questions NASA gets. A solar system scale, to see how much you would weigh in space and an astronaut cut-out for photo opportunities and a variety of other displays and interactive kiosks.

Free and open to the public from Jan 28 to March 22. School groups welcome.

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